Botcon Dreadwind real deal?

Discussion in 'Transformers On Ebay' started by shunquan, Oct 22, 2009.

  1. shunquan

    shunquan ACID STORMER

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  2. King_Grimlock

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    Pretty sure those are classic jetfire accessories. With everything that is missing it doesn't seem worth it to me.
     
  3. shibamura_prime

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    Actually, Dreadwind came with teal/green missiles. Not gray.

    More on-topic, it's strange to see a more recent BotCon piece so incomplete. Did the original owner not like him THAT much that he just threw him into some random toy chest?
     
  4. Automorpher

    Automorpher Autobot Slut!

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    Apparently, there were "rumours" that circled abit when some guys found Botcon Dreadwinds that came with Blue missiles. Those were quickly being brushed aside as being factory Prototypes. :tongue: 

    But when I see an auction with a piece that is missing one thruster, replaced by 2 pairs of blasters & spotting some Blue missiles...

    *Facepalm!*
     
  5. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    wow, what a waste of a great toy
     
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    Probably an early sample. We saw a few of these before Botcon 2007.
     
  7. Overhaulimus

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    The paint apps on his wings are scratched up too,definitely not worth it.
     
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    Automorpher Autobot Slut!

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    Automorpher Autobot Slut!

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    Good holy! That piece actually fetched some good USD $70+ greens?? :sly: 

    I'm disturbed...

    It has to cost way MORE than that. :lol 
     

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